College News

O-Team Advice Leanne Maltese '18

07/27/2017 - A freshman’s first few weeks on campus are filled with useful advice from parents, professors, and staff members. But, some of the best advice comes from current students who remember well the hectic, nerve-wracking, and exciting experience of being a freshman. Here, three Orientation team members share their advice for making the most of your first year at Fisher. Read More

Fisher Education Recognized for Value, Quality The walkway at LeChase Quad in the fall.

07/26/2017 - This July, two national publications recognized St. John Fisher College for the value and quality education it provides students. Read More

Fisher’s Fall Athletes Ready for Action A field hockey player hits the ball.

07/25/2017 - As the fall semester approaches, Fisher students are hard at work, preparing for their best performances, both in the classroom and on the field. With 10 men’s and women’s sports teams gearing up for fall competition, it’s time to take out your calendars and save the dates for what could be some of Fisher’s most impressive matches. Read More

Meet Joe Gala: SGA’s Freshman of the Year Joe Gala '20 receives SGA's 2016-2017 Freshmen of the Year Award.

07/24/2017 - Each year, the Student Government Association honors a first-year student who has made an immediate impact on the Fisher campus. From walking for 12-hours straight during Relay for Life to playing Danny Zucco in the Fisher Players’ production of “Grease,” it’s easy to see why Joe Gala was named the 2017 Freshman of the Year. Read More

Buffalo Bills Announce Ticket Distribution Information for 2017 Training Camp A banner welcomes fans to Bills Camp 2016.

07/18/2017 - The Buffalo Bills have announced distribution locations for three ticketed practices, including the team’s first practice at Buffalo Bills Training Camp presented by Connors & Ferris at St. John Fisher College. Ticket distribution locations for the night practice, ‘The Return of the Blue + Red’ presented by Bud Light at New Era Field, was also announced. Read More

New Report Details Fisher’s Regional Economic Impact Upclose and Committed: The social and economic impact of the Fisher Family.

07/18/2017 - During the 2016 fiscal year, the indirect, direct, and multiplier effects of St. John Fisher College’s spending—on payroll, purchasing, construction, and off-campus spending by students and visitors to the campus—accounted for $120.7 million in regional economic output. That is just one of the findings from a new study that shows the substantial impact the College has on the community, on local business, and on the New York State higher education footprint. Read More

From Classroom to Canvas: Exhibit Features Portraits of New Teachers One of the portraits on display at the Patricia O'Keefe Ross Gallery.

07/12/2017 - The Patricia O’Keefe Ross Gallery, located in the Joseph S. Skalny Welcome Center, will feature an exhibit by Dr. Lucia Falsetti Guarino. Read More

Girardi, Thayer Repeat as Fisher's Athletes of the Year Lindsey Thayer and Peter Girardi have been named the St. John Fisher College Athletes of the Year.

07/11/2017 - For the second-straight year, Peter Girardi ’18 of the men’s track and field team and Lindsey Thayer ’18 of the softball team have been named the St. John Fisher College Athletes of the Year. Read More

Deacon Mannara, C.S.B. to be Ordained to Priesthood Deacon Kevin Mannara offers remarks during the Raising of the Cross ceremony at the Hermance Family Chapel of St. Basil the Great.

07/07/2017 - Next month, Deacon Kevin Mannara, C.S.B., director of campus ministry at St. John Fisher College, will be ordained to priesthood during a liturgy beginning at 9:30 a.m. on Saturday, Aug. 5, at Saint Mary’s Church (15 Saint Mary’s Place). Mannara is a member of the Congregation of St. Basil, the founding order of the College. Read More

Fisher Athletics Well Represented in Spring Academic List  Gabriella Cotugno '17 plays goalie for the women's soccer team.

06/21/2017 - The Empire 8 Athletic Conference announced its President’s List for spring 2017 and this season, 105 St. John Fisher College students made the list, hailing from all 24 sports the College currently offers. Read More